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Economically empowering indigenous women

The newly launched "Economic Empowerment of Indigenous Women in Nepal" provides an overview and analysis of the vulnerability and discrimination faced…

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Management of quarantine facilities through monitoring and assessment and logistics support

UNDP’s repurposing and readjusting its programmes with the aim to respond to the needs of the provincial and local governments to enhance its response capacity to the pandemic.  


Supporting frontline responders with much-needed health facilities and protective gears

In terms of health support system, UNDP has been active through its different activities to procure and distribute PPEs, support the assessment of quarantine centers, crisis communication and…  


Three in five employees lost their jobs due to COVID-19 in Nepal

A latest study - “Rapid Assessment of the Social and Economic Impacts of COVID-19 on the vulnerable groups in Nepal” – commissioned by the UN Development Programme in Nepal and conducted by the…  


Social distancing in the marketplace

Locals at vegetable markets in Provicne2 follow social distancing, as a preventive measure against the coronavirus.  


COVID-19 Recovery Must Deliver Universal Health Insurance, Safety Nets and Affordable Internet Access, Says UNDP

The growing COVID-19 crisis threatens to disproportionately hit developing countries, not only as a health crisis in the short term but as a devastating social and economic crisis over the months and…  


Support during the pandemic

Syanja’s Waling Municipality took action when farmers needed them the most.  


COVID-19: Looming crisis in developing countries threatens to devastate economies and ramp up inequality

The growing COVID-19 crisis threatens to disproportionately hit developing countries, not only as a health crisis in the short term but as a devastating social and economic crisis over the months and…  


Videoconferencing facility eases crisis communication in Sudurpaschim

Demonstrating how technology could be leveraged to better serve during times of crisis, the Government of Sudurpaschim Province has initiated engaging with its constituent districts through…  


ADB and UNDP partner with AEPC to provide affordable renewable energy solutions to remote communities of Nepal

Alternative Energy Promotion Center (AEPC), the focal agency for renewable energy promotion in the country under the Ministry of Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation (MoEWRI), and United Nations…  


On the Alert!

Khumbu is all set to operate its early warning systems to reduce the impacts of disasters.  

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